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Important Seminar on Benefits Off to Great Start

Dozens of clergy and lay persons gathered Tuesday at Pasadena First UMC for the Benefits Awareness Seminar regarding pension changes and the Affordable Care Act led by Rev. Ken McMillan of the Cal-Pac Board of Pensions as well as Alliance … Read More

31st Annual United Methodist Dodger Night a Success!

[By Joyce Zirkle, Cal-Pac Executive Secretary of Finance]

The warm Friday evening started with four children from our United Methodist churches participated in Kids-Take-the-Field.

Each child received a T-shirt before running onto the field to meet a Dodger player who … Read More

Additional Cal-Pac Camps Staffing Announcements

Gary Clover’s farewell party will take place this Sunday, August 11th from 3PM to 6PM at Camp Wrightwood.  After nearly 23 years of service as Director of Camp Wrightwood, Gary is retiring and moving to Texas.  Let us share our … Read More

With Hearts As Big As Texas

[By Alice G. Knotts]

God has been at work with 58 teenagers and adults who went from First United Methodist Church in Duncanville, Texas, to San Diego, and it’s unique that such a large team would undertake a campus ministry … Read More

NAFAUM Celebrates 100 Years in North America

The National Association of Filipino-American United Methodists (NAFAUM) celebrated 100 years of Filipino Methodist ministry in North America at the 14th Biennial Convocation held at Riviera United Methodist Church this past July 23 thru 26.

According to Ben Vinluan, Chair … Read More

Cal-Pac Camps Staffing Announcements

Dear Colleagues,

It is with a mixture of sadness and celebration of outstanding service to the conference that I want to announce to you two transitions that are happening with our Cal-Pac Camp staff:

1 – Gary Clover, Director at … Read More

revitup! 2013 – for a lifetime in ministry

Are you new to ministry? Or are you established and looking for new ideas and new things to try?  It’s time to put yourself at the top of your list! Plan to attend this new and energizing General Board of … Read More

Bishop Meets With South LA Youth – Faith UMC

In light of the George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin incident and the tensions that have surfaced thereafter, Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño has made a commitment to be present with young people throughout the California-Pacific Conference.  This past Monday evening, the Bishop … Read More

2013 mission u (UMW)

[By Leanne Nakanishi, President of UMW]

Over 350 participants were present for the California-Pacific Conference United Methodist Women’s “Mission u” (formerly known as the School of Christian Mission) this past week at Biola University.

This 3-day spiritual and educational weekend … Read More

2013 Urban Kids Camp: Jesus Family Reunion

Urban Kids Camp is being held at Camp Wrightwood this week serving over 100 children ages 6 to 14 from eight different churches across the California-Pacific Annual Conference.

This year’s theme is Jesus Family Reunion, and the camp staff is … Read More